Meals on Wheels

Frozen Meals on Wheels: What are they?

Home delivery of frozen homemade meals ($5 each with a minimum of 8 meals per order), offered every 2 weeks

Soups available ($1 each)

Registration is required. No contract.

Who is this for?

Residents of the Haut-Saint-François

Order Frozen Meals
Print the Menu

Hot Meals on Wheels: What are they?

Hot meal delivery (currently for East-Angus) at home ($7 each meal) 2 to 3 times a week
Registration is required. No contract..

Who is this for?

  • People aged 65 and over in East Angus and Westbury
  • Mothers who have recently given birth
  • People who are ill or recovering

Accompaniment-transportation

What is this?

Accompaniment-transportation service for people who mainly need to go to a medical appointment.

It is important to send your request 48 hours in advance in order to facilitate coordinating with a volunteer driver.

Of course, it goes without saying that the service is offered based on the availability of volunteer drivers.

Who is this for?

Residents of the Haut-Saint-François

Cost – Information

A cost / km is charged (ex: $0.45 / km)

For information and details: (819) 560-8540

Tax Filing Assistance

What is this?

Volunteers have received training from Revenue Canada and Revenu Quebec. They offer help to low-income people with their tax returns.

The service is available during the month of March for residents of the Haut-Saint-François.

Who is this for?

  • Eligibility criteria (in 2020):
  • $25 000: a single person + $2 000 / per dependent
  • $30 000: a couple + $2 000 / per dependent
  • $1 000: maximum interest expense
  • No rental or self-employment income accepted

Cost – Information

This service is offered free of charge.
However, a voluntary contribution is accepted to help pay for printing and travel costs for our volunteers.

See the Available Schedule

Pair Program

What is this?

This is a personalized automated call service that reaches out to seniors on a daily basis to ensure that their health is good or to remind them that it is time to take their medication. Subscribers receive these calls at predetermined times, one or more times a day.

No contract.

Who is this for?

All retirees, all those that are ill or living alone can benefit from this program offered free of charge by the agencies of the Pair program.

Information :

Registration for the Pair Program
Registration for the Recall/Reminder Program

Remote Monitoring

What is this?

The Centre d’action bénévole (CAB) provides the community with remote monitoring devices (a bracelet with a panic button).

This system provides 24-hour reassurance to people at home alone and their families.

A minimal fee is charged for this system.

There is no subscription or minimum duration.

Who is this for?

  • People at risk of falling
  • People living alone
  • People with reduced mobility

Photocopies, faxes, community internet access centre

 

What is it?

Do you need photocopies?

Need to fax a document?

Do you need to have access to a computer with internet?

We’re here for you!

***Charges apply for these services

Who is this for?

  • The community